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[texts]Beautiful shells : their nature, structure, and uses familiarly explained : with directions for collecting, cleaning, and arranging them in the cabinet and descriptions of the most remarkable species - Adams, H. G. (Henry Gardiner), 1811 or 12-1881
On t.p. verso: Printed by Simson and Co., Hertford
Keywords: Shells; Shells
Downloads: 641
[texts]British zoology (Volume v. 2, c. 1) - Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798
Preface signed: Thomas Pennant
Keywords: Vertebrates; Zoology
Downloads: 270
[texts]British zoology (Volume v. 3, c. 1) - Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798
Preface signed: Thomas Pennant
Keywords: Vertebrates; Zoology
Downloads: 279
[texts]The British miscellany, or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles : and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby (Volume v. 1-2 (1806)) - Sowerby, James, 1757-1822
Vol. 2 without separate t.p
Keywords: Zoology
Downloads: 434
[texts]British zoology (Volume v. 4, c. 1) - Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798
Preface signed: Thomas Pennant
Keywords: Vertebrates; Zoology
Downloads: 247
[texts]Memorie sulla storia e notomia degli animali senza vertebre del regno di Napoli (Volume v. 2) - Delle Chiaie, S. (Stefano), 1794-1860
For dates of publ. see Sherborn's Index animalium, 1801-1850, sect. 2, pt. 1, p. xxxvii
Keywords: Invertebrates; Zoology; Leeches
Downloads: 404
[texts]The geographical distribution of animals : with a study of the relations of living and extinct faunas as elucidating the past changes of the earth's surface (Volume v. 1) - Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913
"London: R. Clay, sons, and Taylor, printers"--Verso of t.p
Keywords: Zoogeography; Paleontology; Geography
Downloads: 817
[texts]P. Gasparis Schotti, regis curtani ... Physica curiosa, sive, Mirabilia naturæ et artis libris XII. comprehensa : quibus pleraq[ue], quæ de angelis, dæmonibus, hominibus, spectris, energumenis, monstris, portentis, animalibus, meteoris, &c. rara, arcana, curiosaq[ue] circumferuntur, ad veritatis trutinam expenduntur : variis ex historia ac philosophia petitis disquisitionibus excutiuntur, & innumeris exemplis illustrantur .. - Schott, Gaspar, 1608-1666
Title in red and black
Keywords: Demonology; Abnormalities, Human; Monsters; Zoology
Downloads: 631
[texts]Gulielmi Rondeletii doctoris Medici et medicinae ... Libri de piscibus marinis : in quibus veræ piscium effigies expressae sunt : quæ in tota piscium historia continentur, indicat elenchus pagina nona et decima : postremo accesserunt indices necessarij - Rondelet, Guillaume, 1507-1566
Part [2] has special t.p.: Universae aquatilium historiae pars altera, cum veris ipsorum imaginibus ... 1555.
Keywords: Ichthyology
Downloads: 92
[texts]Joann Bapt. Bohadsch, philos. et med. doctoris ... De quibusdam animalibus marinis, eorumque proprietatibus, orbi litterario vel nondum vel minus notis, liber : cum nonnullis tabulis aeri incisis, ab auctore super vivis animalibus delineatis - Bohác, Jan Krtitel, d. 1768
Signatures: [a]bc1 A-Xchi1
Keywords: Marine invertebrates
Downloads: 359
[texts]Memorie sulla storia e notomia degli animali senza vertebre del regno di Napoli (Volume v. 1) - Delle Chiaie, S. (Stefano), 1794-1860
For dates of publ. see Sherborn's Index animalium, 1801-1850, sect. 2, pt. 1, p. xxxvii
Keywords: Invertebrates; Zoology; Leeches
Downloads: 493
[texts]The geographical distribution of animals : with a study of the relations of living and extinct faunas as elucidating the past changes of the earth's surface (Volume v. 2) - Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913
"London: R. Clay, sons, and Taylor, printers"--Verso of t.p
Keywords: Zoogeography; Paleontology; Geography
Downloads: 886
[texts]British zoology (Volume v. 1, c. 1) - Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798
Preface signed: Thomas Pennant
Keywords: Vertebrates; Zoology
Downloads: 376
[texts]Mémoire sur deux nouvelles espèces de Céphalopodes trouvées dans l'océan - Vérany, Jean Baptiste, d. 1865
Includes description and ill. of Loligopsis Bomplandii and Onychoteuthis Moris
Keywords: Cephalopoda; Squids
Downloads: 321
[texts]Kleine Beyträge zur Testaceotheologie, oder, Zur Erkäntniss Gottes aus den Conchylien, in einigen Sendschreiben herausgegeben : nebst einem Anhang von denen berühmtesten Naturalien sonderlich Conchylien- Sammlungen zu Wien - Chemnitz, Johann Hieronymus, 1730-1800
This edition published anonymously; another edition published the same year bears Chemnitz's name
Keywords: Mollusks; Nature
Downloads: 443
[texts]Kleine Beyträge zur Testaceotheologie, oder, Zur Erkäntniss Gottes aus den Conchylien, in einigen Sendschreiben herausgegeben - Chemnitz, Johann Hieronymus, 1730-1800
Another edition of the same year, differing only in setting of the t.p., published anonymously
Keywords: Mollusks; Nature
Downloads: 218
[texts]Zoologie - Quoy, Jean René Constant, 1790-1869
Spine title: Uranie et Physicienne voyage
Keywords: Uranie (Corvette); Physicienne (Corvette); Zoology; Scientific expeditions; Voyages around the world
Downloads: 269
[texts]Les mollusques : avec un atlas (Volume [atlas]) - Deshayes, G. P. (Gérard Paul), 1795-1875
Préface de la première édition and avertissement sur la seconde édition, p. [v]-xxxvj, by Cuvier
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 273
[texts]Les mollusques : avec un atlas (Volume [text]) - Deshayes, G. P. (Gérard Paul), 1795-1875
Préface de la première édition and avertissement sur la seconde édition, p. [v]-xxxvj, by Cuvier
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 195
[texts]Leçons élémentaires sur l'histoire naturelle des animaux : précédées d'un aperçu général sur la zoologie - Chenu, Jean Charles, 1808-1879
"Ouvrage addressé à Madame François Delessert."
Keywords: Mollusks; Zoology
Downloads: 321
[texts]Sammlung vermischter Abhandlungen zur Aufklärung der Zoologie und der Handlungsgeschichte - Schneider, Johann Gottlob, 1750-1822
Plates drawn by Krüger jun
Keywords: Zoology
Downloads: 867
[texts]New microscopical discoveries : containing observations .. - Needham, John Turberville, 1713-1781
Dedication signed: Turbervill [sic] Needham
Keywords: Natural history; Microscopy; Microscopes; Reproduction
Downloads: 15
[texts]Encyclopaedia londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature : comprehending, under one general alphabetical arrangement, all the words and substance of every kind of dictionary extant in the English language : in which the improved departments of the mechanical arts, the liberal sciences, the higher mathematics, and the several branches of polite literature, are selected from the acts, memoirs, and transactions, of the most eminent literary societies, in Europe, Asia, and America : forming a comprehensive view of the rise, progress, and present state, of human learning in every part of the world : embellished by a most magnificent set of copper-plate engravings ... (Volume v 5) - Wilkes, John, of Milland House
Vols. 1-22 edited by J. Jones; v. 23-24 edited by G. Jones
Keywords: Encyclopedias and dictionaries; Mollusks
Downloads: 1,239
[texts]Atlas des mollusques : composé de 51 planches, représentant la plupart des mollusques nus et des coquilles décrits dans le Manuel d'histoire naturelle - Bosc, L. A. G. (Louis Augustin Guillaume), 1759-1828. Histoire naturelle des coquilles
Possibly written by Sander Rang? Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat. (Nat. hist.), v. 4, p. 1644. However, the work is entered under title in NUC Pre-1956, v. 25, p. 152. No evidence for authorship was found in the work itself
Keywords: Shells; Shells
Downloads: 611
[texts]A catalogue of the Portland Museum : lately the property of the Duchess Dowager of Portland deceased which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Skinner and Co. on Monday the 24th of April, 1786, and the thirty-seven following days ... Sundays, and the 5th of June ... excepted .. - Portland, Margaret Cavendish Holles Harley, Duchess of, 1714-1785
Laid in: The authorship of the Portland Catalogue (1786) / by S.P. Dance. London : William Clowes and Sons, [1962], which ascribes authorship to Rev. John Lightfoot
Keywords: Zoological specimens; Art objects; Mollusks
Downloads: 97
[texts]The Linnæan system of conchology : describing the orders, genera, and species of shells arranged into divisions and families : with a view to facilitate the student's attainment of the science - Mawe, John, 1764-1829
Plates are signed E.A. Crouch Lithog., Printed by Rowney & Forster
Keywords: Mollusks
Downloads: 501
[texts]Encyclopédie d'histoire naturelle, ou, Traité complet de cette science d'après les travaux des naturalists les plus éminents de tous les pays et de toutes les époques : Buffon, Daubenton, Lacépède, G. Cuvier, F. Cuvier, Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, Latreille, De Jussieu, Brongniart, etc., etc. : ouvrage résumant les observations des auteurs anciens et comprenant toutes les découvertes modernes jusqu'à nos jours - Chenu, Jean Charles, 1808-1879
Colophon: Imp. Simon Raçon et comp
Keywords: Crustacea; Mollusks; Ctenophora; Cnidaria
Downloads: 1,037 (1 review)
[texts]Poems on conchology and botany : with plates and notes - Hoare, Sarah, 1777-1856
extracted picklist
Keywords: Shells; Botany
Downloads: 425
[texts]Catalogue raisonné de coquilles et autres curiosités naturelles : on a joint à la tête du catalogue quelques observations générales sur les coquilles : avec une liste des principaux cabinets qui s'en trouvent, tant dans la France que dans la Holande, une autre liste des auteurs les plus rares qui out traité de cette matière, & une table alphabetique des noms arbitraires, tant François que francisés, attribués aux coquilles par les curieux - Gersaint, E. F. (Edme-François), d. 1750
On t.p. verso: Les curieux pourrent examiner les curiosités comprises dans ce catalogue chez le sieur Gersaint ...; BM Cat. attributes authorship to him
Keywords: Shellfish; Mollusks
Downloads: 418
[texts]Wodarch's introduction to the study of conchology : describing the orders, genera, and species of shells : with observations on the nature and properties of the animals; and directions for collecting, preserving, and cleaning shells - Wodarch, Charles
"London: W. McDowall, printer"--Verso of t.p
Keywords: Shells; Shellfish
Downloads: 420
[texts]La conchyliologie, ou, Histoire naturelle des coquilles de mer, d'eau douce, terrestres et fossiles : avec un traité de la zoomorphose, ou, représentation des animaux qui les habitent, ouvrage dans lequel on trouve une nouvelle méthode de les diviser (Volume plates) - Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J. (Antoine-Joseph), 1680-1765
Planned to appear in 5 v.; no more published. Cf. Quérard, J.M. France littéraire
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks, Fossil; Zoology
Downloads: 321
[texts]Synopsis methodica molluscorum generum omnium et specierum earum, quae in Museo Menkeano adservantur : cum synonymia critica et novarum specierum diagnosibus - Menke, Karl Theodor, 1791-1861
Includes bibliographical references
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 416
[texts]La conchyliologie, ou, Histoire naturelle des coquilles de mer, d'eau douce, terrestres et fossiles : avec un traité de la zoomorphose, ou, représentation des animaux qui les habitent, ouvrage dans lequel on trouve une nouvelle méthode de les diviser (Volume t 2 (1780)) - Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J. (Antoine-Joseph), 1680-1765
Planned to appear in 5 v.; no more published. Cf. Quérard, J.M. France littéraire
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks, Fossil; Zoology
Downloads: 411
[texts]Classes Conchyliorum - Bergen, Carl August von, 1704-1759?
Woodcut title vignette, head- and tail-pieces, initials
Keywords: Mollusks
Downloads: 626
[texts]La conchyliologie, ou, Histoire naturelle des coquilles de mer, d'eau douce, terrestres et fossiles : avec un traité de la zoomorphose, ou, représentation des animaux qui les habitent, ouvrage dans lequel on trouve une nouvelle méthode de les diviser (Volume t 3 plates) - Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J. (Antoine-Joseph), 1680-1765
Planned to appear in 5 v.; no more published. Cf. Quérard, J.M. France littéraire
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks, Fossil; Zoology
Downloads: 368
[texts]The conchologist's text-book : embracing the arrangements of Lamarck and Linnaeus, with a glossary of technical terms - Brown, Thomas, 1785-1862
"It is stated by R.W. Griswold, in the International monthly magazine, Oct. 1850, that The conchologist's first book, by Edgar A. Poe (Philadelphia, 1839) is a copy, nearly verbatim, of this book" --NUC pre-56, v. 79, p. 364-365
Keywords: Mollusks; Shells
Downloads: 706
[texts]A catalogue of the shells contained in the collection of the late Earl of Tankerville : arranged according to the Lamarckian conchological system : together with an appendix, containing descriptions of many new species - Sowerby, George Brettingham, 1788-1854
Plates are hand-colored
Keywords: Tankerville, Charles Bennet, Earl of, 1743-1822; Shells
Downloads: 472
[texts]Manuel de l'histoire naturelle des mollusques et de leurs coquilles : ayant pour base de classification celle de M. le baron Cuvier - Rang, Sander, 1793-1844
"Mai 1829"
Keywords: Mollusks
Downloads: 65
[texts]The genera vermium exemplified by various specimens of the animals contained in the orders of the Intestina et Mollusca Linnaei : drawn from nature (Volume v 1- 2.) - Barbut, James
Vol. 2 has engraved t.p.: The genera vermium of Linnaeus : part 2, exemplified by several of the rarest and most elegant subjects in the orders of the Testacea, Lithophyta, and Zoophyta animalia ..
Keywords: Invertebrates; Worms; Mollusks; Corals
Downloads: 629
[texts]Histoire naturelle des zoophytes, ou animaux rayonnes, faisant suite à l'Histoire naturelle des vers de Bruguière; - Lamouroux, M. (Jean Vincent Félix), 1779-1825
Series title also at head of t.p
Keywords: Invertebrates
Downloads: 213
[texts]Des Herrn Geoffroy D. und Prof. der Arzney Wissenschaft in Paris Kurze Abhandlung von den Conchylien, welche um Paris sowohl auf dem Lande, als in süssen Wassern gefunden werden - Geoffroy, M. (Etienne-Louis), 1725?-1810
Translation of his Traité sommaire des coquilles, tant fluviatiles que terrestres, qui se trouvent aux environs de Paris. Paris, 1767
Keywords: Mollusks
Downloads: 297
[texts]La conchyliologie, ou, Histoire naturelle des coquilles de mer, d'eau douce, terrestres et fossiles : avec un traité de la zoomorphose, ou, représentation des animaux qui les habitent, ouvrage dans lequel on trouve une nouvelle méthode de les diviser (Volume t 1 (1780)) - Dézallier d'Argenville, A.-J. (Antoine-Joseph), 1680-1765
Planned to appear in 5 v.; no more published. Cf. Quérard, J.M. France littéraire
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks, Fossil; Zoology
Downloads: 632
[texts]Descriptiones animalium, avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium (Volume c. 3) - Forsskål, Peter, 1732-1763
Map signed: I. Haas sc. [probably Jonas Haas?]
Keywords: Zoology; Zoology; Materia medica; Medicine, Arab
Downloads: 209
[texts]Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la nature (Volume v.2(1791)) - Bruguière, M. (Jean Guillaume), 1750-1798
Issued in four volumes: t. [1] (text and plates 1-189), Paris, Panckouke, 1791; t. [2] (plates 190-286), Paris, H. Agasse, 1797; t. [3] (plates 287-390), Paris, H. Agasse, An VI [1797 or 1798]; t. [4] (plates 391-488), Paris, Mme. veuve Agasse, 1816
Keywords: Invertebrates; Worms; Mollusks
Downloads: 179
[texts]The conchologist's first book, or, A system of testaceous malacology, arranged expressly for the use of schools : in which the animals, according to Cuvier, are given with the shells, a great number of new species added, and the whole brought up, as accurately as possible, to the present condition of the science - Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
The text is a close paraphrase of Captain Thomas Brown's The conchologist's text-book, first printed in Glasgow, 1833
Keywords: Mollusks
Downloads: 476
[texts]Manuel de malacologie et de conchyliologie ... (Volume t 1) - Blainville, H.-M. Ducrotay de (Henri-Marie Ducrotay), 1777-1850
Plates drawn by J.G. Prêtre and supervised by Turpin; engravers include Bessin, Massard, et al
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 737
[texts]Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la nature (Volume v.3(1791)) - Bruguière, M. (Jean Guillaume), 1750-1798
Issued in four volumes: t. [1] (text and plates 1-189), Paris, Panckouke, 1791; t. [2] (plates 190-286), Paris, H. Agasse, 1797; t. [3] (plates 287-390), Paris, H. Agasse, An VI [1797 or 1798]; t. [4] (plates 391-488), Paris, Mme. veuve Agasse, 1816
Keywords: Invertebrates; Worms; Mollusks
Downloads: 164
[texts]Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la nature (Volume v.1(1791)) - Bruguière, M. (Jean Guillaume), 1750-1798
Issued in four volumes: t. [1] (text and plates 1-189), Paris, Panckouke, 1791; t. [2] (plates 190-286), Paris, H. Agasse, 1797; t. [3] (plates 287-390), Paris, H. Agasse, An VI [1797 or 1798]; t. [4] (plates 391-488), Paris, Mme. veuve Agasse, 1816
Keywords: Invertebrates; Worms; Mollusks
Downloads: 260
[texts]Initiamenta conchologica, or, Elements of conchology : comprising the physiological history of shells and their molluscous inhabitants : their structure, geographical distribution, habits, characters, affinities, arrangement, and enumeration of species - Reeve, Lovell, 1814-1865
Published in 10 pts. between 1846 and 1849. The work was originally planned as a set in 2 v., but publication of pts. 11-16 was delayed until 1859. The completed set was then published under the title, Elements of conchology. For more information on dates of publication, see article by A. Reynell in Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London (March 20, 1916, v. 12:1), p. 44-46
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 726
[texts]Manuel de malacologie et de conchyliologie ... (Volume t 2) - Blainville, H.-M. Ducrotay de (Henri-Marie Ducrotay), 1777-1850
Plates drawn by J.G. Prêtre and supervised by Turpin; engravers include Bessin, Massard, et al
Keywords: Mollusks; Mollusks
Downloads: 437
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